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Brittney Griner’s causes controversy: find out what the public is saying!

Brittney Griner’s causes controversy: find out what the public is saying!

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Cannabis NewsDecember 22, 2022

I am crying, seriously, and just so happy that you have been released' - Stevie Nicks celebrates Brittney Griner's homecoming. Singer-songwriter Stevie Nicks was one of many to welcome Brittney Griner back to U.S. soil, but the 74-year-old’s heartfelt social media posts drew a mixed reaction online

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The Ghost Drops of Past, Present, and Future: a Cannabis Christmas tale

The Ghost Drops of Past, Present, and Future: a Cannabis Christmas tale

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Cannabis NewsDecember 21, 2022

What we in the cannabis industry can learn about ourselves by looking at our own past, present, and future through the lens of Toronto’s Ghost Drops. As the end of the year 2022 approaches and we begin the cusp of 2023, I write this story in hopes that most of us in the cannabis industry will

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Following raids on Marijuana shops, some question emergency enforcement rules

Following raids on Marijuana shops, some question emergency enforcement rules

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Cannabis NewsDecember 21, 2022

When a woman breezed into Manhattan CBD shop Popped NYC on Dec. 7, co-owner Evan Forsch said he didn’t initially notice the four police officers flanking her. She identified herself as an official with New York’s Office of Cannabis Management, and said the group was there to search the store

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Inside one nonprofit’s plans to enter NY’s legal weed industry

Inside one nonprofit’s plans to enter NY’s legal weed industry

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Cannabis NewsDecember 20, 2022

A nonprofit focused on employment and housing for people experiencing homelessness could open one of Manhattan’s early legal marijuana dispensaries, with a 5,000-square-foot shop on 13th and Broadway. Last month, New York’s Cannabis Control Board issued Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary (CAURD

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The different types of Cannabis Products: how to know which one is right for you?

The different types of Cannabis Products: how to know which one is right for you?

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Cannabis NewsDecember 20, 2022

More and more individuals are interested in getting the most out of their marijuana experience now that cannabis legalization is expanding throughout many states and nations. Whether you’re a seasoned stoner or curious about trying cannabis for the first time, the sheer variety of flower strains

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Cannabis Holiday Flavors are a Big Hit

Cannabis Holiday Flavors are a Big Hit

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Cannabis NewsDecember 20, 2022

Consumers seek festivity in their cannabis holiday products. As the holidays approach, cannabis companies are increasingly turning to seasonal flavors to keep loyal customers interested – and to have some fun. The question is if consumers want pumpkin-spiced cannabis for Halloween or peppermint

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Santa Ana residents will be able to consume Marijuana at lounges and events as of Jan. 1

Santa Ana residents will be able to consume Marijuana at lounges and events as of Jan. 1

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Cannabis NewsDecember 20, 2022

The Santa Ana City Council unanimously approved an ordinance in October to amend the municipal code as well as tax rates related to cannabis retail, cultivation, manufacturing and distribution. The new ordinance will go into effect on Jan. 1, 2023. Voters approved these new measures, which will

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N.J. is closer to allowing public cannabis consumption areas, as local startups hope for bigger opportunities

N.J. is closer to allowing public cannabis consumption areas, as local startups hope for bigger opportunities

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Cannabis NewsDecember 19, 2022

New Jersey is close to establishing regulations allowing cannabis retailers and medical cannabis facilities to create public consumption areas. The state’s Cannabis Regulatory Commission (CRC) unanimously approved rules related to public consumption areas at a public meeting this month. The

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Arizona Dispensary Is Giving Away Free Marijuana for 2023

Arizona Dispensary Is Giving Away Free Marijuana for 2023

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Cannabis NewsDecember 19, 2022

Sol Flower is offering shoppers a chance to win free flower for all of 2023. Cannabis shoppers who purchase $60 in products qualify for the chance to win a scratchers ticket and 50% off Sol Flower’s secret holiday menu. Deals begin on Friday, December 16, and are available to medical cannabis

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Study shows Cannabis Legalization reduces arrests more than decriminalization

Study shows Cannabis Legalization reduces arrests more than decriminalization

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Cannabis NewsDecember 19, 2022

Both legalization and decriminalization of cannabis have a significant impact on cannabis arrests. However, while legalization reduces the arrest rate more than decriminalization, the latter may have additional benefits than legalization, according to a new study published by the American Medical

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Nashville lawmakers to file bill on legalizing Recreational Cannabis

Nashville lawmakers to file bill on legalizing Recreational Cannabis

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Cannabis NewsDecember 16, 2022

NASHVILLE - It never quite leaves the conversation in Tennessee. “We’re surrounded by states that have already done that, and of course, we have approximate states that now have legalized medical marijuana,” Sen. Heidi Campbell (D-Nashville) said. “So, we’re almost an island here.” Now, there’s new

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Fact Finders: Marijuana in Missouri hotels and motels?

Fact Finders: Marijuana in Missouri hotels and motels?

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Cannabis NewsDecember 15, 2022

SPRINGFIELD - The use of recreational marijuana for those 21 and older became legal in Missouri this month. The constitutional amendment (article 14 of the Missouri Constitution) has triggered several viewer questions. One of our viewers wants to know; can visitors travel to Missouri to consume and

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Florida Cannabis Legalization

Florida Cannabis Legalization

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Cannabis NewsDecember 14, 2022

To achieve legalization in Florida, cannabis activists needed to prove not only to residents but elected officials that cannabis has a legitimate place in the medical industry. When Did Cannabis Become Legal in Florida? Cannabis became legal in the state of Florida in 2016. Laws currently allow the

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As Rotterdam considers Marijuana law, school district raises concerns

As Rotterdam considers Marijuana law, school district raises concerns

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Cannabis NewsDecember 14, 2022

ROTTERDAM - With Rotterdam lawmakers expected to adopt a law in the coming weeks regulating how cannabis-related businesses will be allowed to operate, the town’s larger school district is raising concerns. Members from the Mohonasen Central School District’s Board of Education are planning to

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Calls to encourage growth of Hemp in Ireland

Calls to encourage growth of Hemp in Ireland

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Cannabis NewsDecember 13, 2022

Senator Victor Boyhan has called on the government to encourage the growth of hemp in Ireland, following the release of a report on the production of fibre crops by the Department of Agriculture, Food and the Marine (DAFM). The publication is a report on a consultation process that was carried out

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Million-Dollar Home used for illegal Marijuana grow engulfed in flames

Million-Dollar Home used for illegal Marijuana grow engulfed in flames

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Cannabis NewsDecember 13, 2022

A million-dollar home that was being used to illegally grow marijuana went up in flames Monday in Covina Hills. When LA County firefighters arrived at 9 a.m. to try and put out the fire at a two-story home in Covina Hills. They discovered more than 400 marijuana plants inside. Investigators say the

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Brittney Griner’s case was difficult for U.S. negotiators for one key reason: She was guilty

Brittney Griner’s case was difficult for U.S. negotiators for one key reason: She was guilty

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Cannabis NewsDecember 13, 2022

The release from Russian prison of WNBA star Britney Griner has been greeted with general delight in the United States. Announcing the deal that saw her freed on Dec. 8, 2022, President Joe Biden lauded the “painstaking and intense negotiations” that made it happen. Others may have legitimate

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Europe’s first THC adult-use Cannabis trial set to launch in January 2023 after four month delay

Europe’s first THC adult-use Cannabis trial set to launch in January 2023 after four month delay

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Cannabis NewsDecember 12, 2022

SWITZERLAND’s ‘Weed Care’ pilot, set to be Europe’s first ever THC adult-use cannabis trial, is now due to begin on January 30, 2023 following a four-month delay. The landmark study, expected to ‘open the door’ for more adult-use cannabis trials to take place across Switzerland and Europe, is now

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Will CBD demand die out or does it really work?

Will CBD demand die out or does it really work?

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Cannabis NewsDecember 9, 2022

Is CBD the real deal, though? Americans in the early 20th century may have thought that making pain-killer pills with willow bark would never catch on, but today, Aspirin is a $2.5 billion global industry. In 100 years, CBD will either be the new Aspirin, or it will be forgotten. Find out which in

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What the future of federal Cannabis Legislation looks like with new Congress

What the future of federal Cannabis Legislation looks like with new Congress

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Cannabis NewsDecember 9, 2022

The only thing that really is certain about the 118th congress is that no one is really certain about anything. There is a lot of curiosity building around the 118th congress and what it can, and can’t, accomplish over the next two years. With the House of Representatives now controlled by

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